Sew the end of the beak and the top of the wattle together: this gives a 3D effect to the beak. Then, using a cross shaped stitch, fasten the other 2 corners of the beak. Sew on the crest. If you like, you can add on a ribbon (here it's an orange ribbon), that you will use to hang Eglantine up. Fasten on the black felt eyes by sewing them on with the white thread using embroidered satin stitches
. Here we're aiming to sew white onto the eyes, leaving a little black spot to the side to create the hen's expression.